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FS#67098 - [intltool] latest patch for race condition breaks some builds

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Skunnyk (Skunnyk) - Wednesday, 24 June 2020, 20:43 GMT
Last edited by Felix Yan (felixonmars) - Sunday, 28 June 2020, 08:38 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Assigned
Assigned To Jelle van der Waa (jelly)
Felix Yan (felixonmars)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 3
Private No



intltool from version 0.50.0-6 (with this patch : introduce the creation of a lock file toi avoid some race conditions.
However it seems that this lock file is not removed correctly every time

Additional info:
* 0.51.0-6

Steps to reproduce:

$ git clone
$ cd libxfce4ui
$ ./ && make distcheck

ERROR: files left in build directory after distclean:
make[1]: *** [Makefile:825: distcleancheck] Error 1

Reverting back to 0.51.0-5 and I can't reproduce the problem.
This task depends upon

Comment by Mateusz Gozdek (invidian) - Thursday, 08 April 2021, 17:39 GMT
Created a merge request to fix this as it also affects other XFCE packages.

I'm not sure how to confirm it does not make a regression to the races for which lock was originally added, so some extra testing should be done.